Books tagged: stories about abuse

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The Darkest Hour Is Just Before Dawn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
The Darkest Hour is Just Before Dawn shares real life addiction stories written by Lynne Huysamen, a drug addict and an alcoholic that spent 15 years stuck in the cycle of addiction. These addiction stories are real and raw, sharing the thoughts and feelings of Lynne while bringing across how powerless she was over her addiction. Lynne is now clean and working a program of recovery.
In The End: Short Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
It was coming at last. The end of all things. All but the darkness... Everything comes to an end. Lives and loves, joy and innocence, peoples and nations; nothing is spared. Even our own world must one day bid us farewell. In this collection of short fiction, author Lori Schafer examines these ends - how they occur, why they occur, and what they mean to us when they do. Features author comment
The Diary of Modern Cinderella
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015 by Suhaili Shazreena. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
It may sound like a soapy story filled with teen angst modern Cinderella stories, but it certainly not. Instead, this book explores a dark theme such as abuse and living with someone who suffers from the mental illness. The story revolves around Risa Akagi, a 16-year old female protagonist who lives in Hakone, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan.
A Thousand Sparks of Light
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Shining a light on the appalling issue of medical error, this stirring memoir tells of one health professional's empowering story from the hospital mishap to the courtroom battle that catalyzed her now public crusade. More than the legal battle, this is an intimate spiritual journey, an unforgettable story about not giving up on yourself — and also provides advice on taking charge of your safety.
Dark Tales: eVolume Two
Series: Dark Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Indie Spirit Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
(3.00)
Four unsettling tales to read in the dark. For fans of Tales from the Crypt and Tales from the Darkside.
Soothing The Soul: A book of poems and short stories
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Inspirational
A book of original poems and short stories that will give you the chance to experience all the emotions that come along with being human.
Little did they Know
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Stories of Everyday's Woe Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Little did they know is a new story of the series Stories of Everyday's Woe.A very nice, horrific story of blood and death!
Age In A Time Of Insanity and Other Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,820. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
21 upbeat tales of choice and challenge. A telepathic plea from an abused, isolated woman -- the impending theft of the assets and freedoms of an 89 year old nursing home resident -- the struggles of a young divorcee sheltering a frail musician -- and more are within these pages.
Letting Go
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
a collection of short stories exploring the foibles and weaknesses of the central characters: a woman looking for uncomplicated sex; an ageing Irish spinster has her dreams coming true in unexpected ways. a middle-aged man who finds out more than he ever wanted to know about his mother's secret life. a young abused girl who deals out her own kind of justice. nothing is as it seems on the surface.